charleston: Charleston (SC) Real Estate Market Experiences Change in Momentum - 11/19/09 08:43 AM
The Charleston, SC Area real estate market has experienced an important change in sales momentum. Fueled by low mortgage interest rates, improved housing affordability (lower home prices), the $8,000 Tax Credit for first-time home buyers and the prospect of increased employment with the future Boeing plant being built near the Charleston International Airport, year-over-year monthly sales (i.e. October 2009/October 2008) have shown increases for the past four months, for the first time since October of 2006!
As this chart shows, this "turn" in the market trend signals positive things to come for our real estate market. Higher monthly sales = accelerated inventory reduction = shorter … (0 comments)

charleston: Natural Disasters - Emergency Preparedness - 09/04/08 09:05 AM
NATURAL DISASTERS
Every now and then nature reminds us that we are small and cannot control everything about our planet.
We used to live in San Francisco, CA, where everyone is very aware of earthquake and forest fires.  Although here in Charleston we are also located on top of a fault line, no one seems to worry about earthquakes, maybe because the last major quake happened in 1886 (although in 1995 there was a minor one). Here, hurricanes are THE big deal.
Every year, from May to November, the "Hurricane Season Soap" keeps us glued to the TV set and frazzled! … (2 comments)

 
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